Mitigation Experts Now Offering Free Rebuilding Advice in St. Johns and Lee Counties
As part of a continuing effort to help Floridians rebuild from Hurricane Nicole and Hurricane Ian, FEMA is offering free advice on how to rebuild stronger and safer against storms.
Date: January 19, 2023 - February 8, 2023
Time: 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Hurricane Nicole Survivors
St. Johns County
1750 U.S. Highway 1 South
Saint Augustine, FL. 32084
Hurricane Ian Survivors
3031 NE Pine Island Road
Cape Coral, FL. 33909
While at each Home Depot, FEMA mitigation specialists will answer questions and offer free home improvement tips and proven methods to prevent and lessen damage from future disasters. Mitigation is an effort to reduce the loss of life and property damage by lessening the impact of a disaster. The information is geared for do-it-yourself work and general contractors.
Hours for both locations: 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Sunday
In addition to receiving in-person advice, Hurricane Nicole and Hurricane Ian survivors can call the FEMA Mitigation Line to speak with mitigation specialists. The number is 833-336-2487 and is available Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. ET.